Agency profile - Team

We are a dynamic team of respected professionals. We rely on long-term experience working in all levels of politics, as well as leading communications and PR agencies. We have practical expertise in state and public administration functions and processes.

Our detailed knowledge of the parliamentary environment and political scene enables us, together with our expertise in predictive analysis, to foresee developments and set the best method with which to promote our client´s interests. We guarantee a highly individual approach, professional conduct and a direct path to your goal.

Martin Hoferek, Managing Partner

  • Graduated from the University of Economics in Prague in International politics, Diplomacy and Political Science. Completed Georgetown Leadership Seminar at Georgetown University, Washington.
  • Former chairman of the youth organization and member of the parliamentary party executive board
  • Consultant and member of the election teams for regional and parliamentary elections
  • Director of the Advertising and PR Agency, worked as a coordinator of the overall Public Relations Network for Central Europe and as Executive Director of Association of Public Relations Agencies.
  • Advisor to the Deputy Minister of Health Care and advisor to the chairman of a parliamentary party
  • Founding member of Czech branch office of an international anti-corruption organization

Josef Vaníček, Senior Consultant

  • Graduate of the Law Faculty at Charles University.
  • After graduation worked as a trainee solicitor.
  • Worked as an account manager in PR/PA agency
  • While studying, worked as the Marketing Director of the European Law Students' Association and is a member of The Všehrd Association of Czech Lawyers.

Tomáš Bartovský, Senior Consultant

  • Graduated in Media and Communication Studies from the Faculty of Social Sciences at Charles University, Prague
  • Worked as Head of the Media Section and Spokesman of a parliamentary political party and as Chief of the Public Relations Department and Spokesman of a Ministry
  • Former assistant to a Member of Parliament and an expert consultant at the Parliamentary Institute
  • Worked in several parliamentary party campaign teams
Merit Government Relations, s. r. o.  |  Ovenecká 380/9, 170 00 Praha 7  |  Tel: +420 233 289 940, Fax: +420 233 289 949  |  office@merit-gr.cz  |  www.merit-gr.cz